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"I was never the kind of person who cared much what people thought about me." - Rene Russo

"I never cared about money." - Jeanette Winterson

"I never cared," he said. "I wanted you anyway. I always wanted you." - Cassandra Clare

"I care about you," Simon said. "I always cared about you." - Cassandra Clare

"I never heard 'I love you' as a child. I never felt pretty or cared for." - Karrine Steffans

"It was a great game if you don't care who won. I cared." - Lou Holtz

"If I had cared about her as I should have, as I thought I did, how could I have let her go?" - John Green

"You never cared enough to be Black" - Gil Scott-Heron

"In the end, I cared about him so much that I just thought he deserved someone who loved him more than I did." - Lisa Unger

"I never thought about being the highest paid. I just wanted to be someone that people cared about watching, and I feel I'm a good actor." - Janmichael Vincent

"If I cared deeply about what people thought of me, I probably would have never made it out of Compton, California." - Venus Williams

"I wish for myself as an adult that I cared less what people thought of me, especially people who don't know me." - Rashida Jones

"When I started doing my act, I wasn't married and didn't have kids. I was probably 29 years old. Some people say that's not a kid, but when you're 50, and you look back to when you were 30, you were a kid. You look back on your 30s and think, "I was an idiot!" But I would just do things then I thought were funny. I couldn't have cared less who thought anything about it." - Larry The Cable Guy

"I've always cared about issues, always thought through problems. I don't know how much that comes from my personality or my mum." - Lily Cole

"I thought clarity of communication was the most important thing in writing, and if you really cared about getting your idea across, you would say it in the most straightforward way possible. Later, in college and grad school, I came to realize that language is a technology like any other, and that it's always evolving - clarity of expression is always evolving." - Elif Batuman

"I envied it; not the idea of having so much money that you could throw it away, but the thought of growing up in a world where someone cared so much about your happiness and so little about what you accomplished in life." - Kelley Armstrong

"You need to keep everyone wanting more. Every character has so much depth, and there was so much thought that went into it, but it would've taken away at some point from the main story, and everything I think kind of was woven together really beautifully, so that you cared about everyone, and everyone had their own story, but everything helped the main plotline." - Ashley Greene

"When I found something I believed in and I cared about and thought I could market and sell and could be thought of creatively - the most important thing to me - I did it." - Jerry Weintraub

"I think its a sickness to grieve too much for those who never cared a fig for you." - Larry Mcmurtry

"If you think of having a family as being loved as a child, cared for - I did not experience that." - Daniel Pauly

"I never cared about acceptance as much as I cared about respect." - Jackie Robinson

"I thought you liberals cared about people, but here you're perfectly content to get them addicted to tobacco and make them pay taxes through the nose and continue to pay taxes through the nose and raise their taxes. And then you try to make 'em think you care about 'em by running PSAs telling them how they shouldn't smoke and how they should quit. You're exactly right. If they really cared, they would ban the product, but they can't, because the revenue from tobacco taxes - I'm not kidding you - funds children's health care programs, and a number of other things as well." - Rush Limbaugh

"I really believed that anything at all was worth writing about if you cared about it enough, and that the best and only necessary justification for writing any particular story was that I cared about it." - Susan Orlean

"The '18-40-60 Rule': at 18 you care what everyone thinks, at 40 you don't care what anyone thinks and at 60 you realize no one ever cared about what you thought, they were busy worrying about themselves." - Daniel Amen

"I also wanted my basketball players to know that I really cared about them. Forget basketball; as a person, I cared, I cared about their family." - John Wooden

"I didn't go for the needle at all. I never cared for drugs, because I saw what they did to most people. I thought that was the end of the road." - Al Pacino

"I had planned to spend my 40s continuing my public service and starting a family. I thought that by fighting for the people I cared about and loving those close to me, I could leave the world a better place." - Gabrielle Giffords

"A lot of you cared, just not enough." - Jay Asher

"Like anyone cared where I was, or who I was." - Julie Anne Peters

"I no longer cared about survival...I merely loved." - Loren Eiseley

"I never really cared about what I looked like." - Gemma Ward

"I never cared what kind of grade I got." - Shelby Foote

"That's when I finally got it. I finally understood. It wasn't the thought that counted. It was the actual execution that mattered, the showing up for somebody. The intent behind it wasn't enough. Not for me. Not anymore. It wasn't enough to know that deep down, he loved me. You had to actually say it to somebody, show them you cared. And he just didn't. Not enough." - Jenny Han

"I thought people cared about music in a deep way, so I was writing to that spirit in people and in myself. It was me, thinking I knew what was up. Youth, who else can change the world?" - Kevin Eubanks

"I was a 'Big Brother' fan. I thought they were better musicians than their detractors claimed, but more to the point, technical accomplishment was not something I cared about." - Ellen Willis

"No one cared what St. Louis thought, although the city got a wink for pluck." - Erik Larson

"There was a lot of apologizing going on, but I realized that was how it was with people you cared about. You forgave each other and moved on." - Richelle Mead

"I felt white, drained of blood, cared for, purified. Peaceful." - Margaret Atwood

"All I cared about in tennis was winning." - Pete Sampras

"I never cared about modeling. As a model, you're powerless." - Karen Gillan

"That's all I cared about too, was getting it right." - R Lee Ermey

"My thought was I should try to stick with names that people may recognize like Robert Johnson, Son House, and Hoagy Carmichael, so if somebody cared to research, they would find a wealth of material." - John Mellencamp

"But from a distance. I would have left you whole and wholly for the delectation of those who wanted more and cared less." - Maya Angelou

"That's what death did, it treated you like a child, like everything you had ever thought and done and cared about was just a child's game, to be crumpled up and thrown away when it was over. It did' matter. Death did' respect you. Death thought you were bullshit, and it wanted to make sure you knew it." - Lev Grossman

"That's what death did, it treated you like a child, like everything you had ever thought and done and cared about was just a child's game, to be crumpled up and thrown away when it was over. It didn't matter. Death didn't respect you. Death thought you were bullshit, and it wanted to make sure you knew it." - Lev Grossman

"If I had really cared as I thought I did about the sorrows of the world I should not have been so overwhelmed when my own sorrow came- I thought I trusted the rope until it mattered to me whether it would bear me, now it matters and I find I didn't." - C S Lewis

"We were the ultimate consumers of the thing, and we thought, "Every college kid is going to go berserk. High school kids - it will introduce them to music they didn't know about. This is going to be a phenomenon." Plus, it seemed like it was insider-y, yet it was available to everyone. I thought, "Cable companies are going to be snatching this up." You think about the dreck that is on so many cable companies, of course they're going to love this. And we were just crushed that nobody cared." - Jancee Dunn

"The need to be cared for is the base of everything. In the penitentiaries, you won't hear gangbangers and criminals say, 'No, I don't want to be cared for by nobody.' When you care about them, they'll open up to you." - Jim Brown

"I wouldn't tell you anything about anybody I cared about because it becomes entertainment for other people, and it sort of just cheapens everything in your life. I would never tell you if I was dating anybody." - Kristen Stewart

"Because it's kind of great, being an idea that everybody likes. But I could never be the idea to myself, not all the way. And Agloe is a place where a paper creation became real. A dot on the map became a real place, more real than the people who created the dot could never have imagined. I thought maybe the paper cutout of a girl could start becoming real here also. And it seemed like a way to tell that paper girl who cared about popularity and clothes and everything else: 'You are going to the paper towns. And you are never coming back." - John Green

"I couldn't have cared less about Gucci when I first went there - but soon after I arrived, I cared a lot." - Tom Ford

"I never cared about money because I never needed money, you know what I mean? When I was 12 to 17 I never saw any of the money, so the money never motivated me." - Ricky Schroder

"You never really hate anyone as much as someone you cared about once." - Cassandra Clare

"If no one in the entire world cared about you, did you really exist at all?" - Cassandra Clare

"My mother cared more about how you reasoned than about the conclusions you reached." - David Frum

"I wondered if I had offended him. I wondered if I cared." - Laurell K Hamilton

"Why me?" she asked, holding on to him. "Because you cared," he whispered. "You cared so much for your people, it broke your heart to see the pack in ruins. You cared so much for your mother, you risked your life for hers. You cared enough to save someone who wanted you dead. And because you walk like a queen." - Annette Curtis Klause

"I always thought that one day I would be somebody. I would be successful in music, and I would have fans that cared about my music. At the same time, I really feel like an ordinary guy; I have been an ordinary guy forever." - Geazy

"What I wanted to create with 'The Luminaries' is a book that had structural patterns built in that didn't matter, but if you cared about them, you could look into the book and see them." - Eleanor Catton

"When you come from nothing, you're basically just trying to get escape velocity, which means you and your family don't have to worry about being broke and that's all I ever cared about." - Jason Calacanis

"I was almost persuaded to be a Christian. I thought I never again could be thoughtless and worldly. But I soon forgot my morning prayer or else it was irksome to me. One by one my old habits returned and I cared less for religion than ever." - Emily Dickinson

"I look back on my life with great joy. I think it was a very successful life. I always did what I wanted and never cared what anyone thought. Women's lib? I was a liberated woman long before there was a name for it." - Peggy Guggenheim

"I'm much more of a risk taker. I'm more fearless now than when I was 18. I was much more self-aware and I cared too much about what people thought of me and now I really don't. I probably should." - Jessica Alba

"I was so glad to get out of the cotton patch and stop pickin' cotton, I wouldn't of cared who come by and said, 'I'll take you to Chicago.'" - Koko Taylor

"I thought you hung the moon." - John Green

"I thought you saidar-ed it." - Robert Jordan

"I thought you were dead, Mr. McCandles." - Jim Davis

"And you stupid, stupid woman, stupid for caring, stupid for thinking that he cared." - David Nicholls

"Once you cared about a person, it was impossible to be logical about them anymore." - Stephenie Meyer

"You are a Christian because somebody cared. Now it's your turn." - Warren W. Wiersbe

"Nobody cared about swimming. You could draw a crowd for basketball." - Merlin Olsen

"As long as I could pitch a little, no one cared that I was getting drunk." - Don Newcombe

"I never cared so much about making perfect sense. I wanted to make perfect nonsense." - Harmony Korine

"Had I cared for the comments of people, I should never have been a missionary." - Charles Studd

"I didn't really care about my physical health; I only cared about what was on screen." - Nicole Kidman

"If I cared for human approval, I would have been dead long ago." - Paolo Bacigalupi

"As a kid, I was a Hitchcock lover; I cared about the dark side of things." - Teller

"I remain myself. I have never cared about others misjudging me" - Cao Cao

"I saw Obama's thought process behind the few moments of free time he had and how he used them. So, I knew that him taking the time to call me meant he really cared and really deeply understood how upset I was. That's what made it so meaningful." - Alyssa Mastromonaco

"When I was younger, all I cared about was what people thought of me and my films. Now I care less about catering, hand-serving, hand-feeding the audience. I've gotten to the point now in my life where I'm serving myself." - Steven Spielberg

"I never stood for any president in my life, never voted, before Barack Obama. It changed my life to vote. It starts there with me. I never cared for politics before Barack Obama. I never thought it mattered to people like me." - Nas

"Her underwear, her jeans, the comforter, my corduroys and my boxers between us, I thought. Five layers, and yet I felt it, the nervous warmth of touching - a pale reflection of the fireworks of one mouth on another, but a reflection nonetheless. And in the almostness of the moment, I cared at least enough. I was' sure whether I liked her, and doubted whether I could trust her, but I cared at least enough to try to find out. Her on my bed, wide green eyes staring down at me. The enduring mystery of her sly, almost smirking, smile. Five layers between us." - John Green

"Her underwear, her jeans, the comforter, my corduroys and my boxers between us, I thought. Five layers, and yet I felt it, the nervous warmth of touching - a pale reflection of the fireworks of one mouth on another, but a reflection nonetheless. And in the almostness of the moment, I cared at least enough. I wasn't sure whether I liked her, and doubted whether I could trust her, but I cared at least enough to try to find out. Her on my bed, wide green eyes staring down at me. The enduring mystery of her sly, almost smirking, smile. Five layers between us." - John Green

"There were a couple of times where I shot things, or started off in one mode and thought, "Well, I really didn't want to do that." I would just change my mind. And frankly, I don't think anybody really cared. I didn't have some producer that had given me $10 million, demanding results. I could just kind of do whatever I thought was right, and move in that way." - Wayne Coyne

"It's funny, I used to say on 'That 70's Show', you could really put us in any decade, and it was about the people and the characters and that we cared about each other." - Laura Prepon

"The first person I ever cared deeply and sincerely about was - myself." - Louella Parsons

"I used her and she used me, but neither one cared, we were getting our share." - Bob Seger

"I love that Jesus showed He cared while at the same time telling the truth." - Sho Baraka

"Nought cared this Body for wind or weather When Youth and I lived in't together." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"I would like to be remembered as somebody who cared a great deal about people." - Hugh Carey

"I don't know if I've ever cared much what others think." - Alice Walker

"I cared enough to read and look at and worry about the questions." - Mike Wallace

"The only thing I have ever really cared to be known as is a musician." - John Tesh

"Many people have this image of me. For a long time, I cared about that." - Ichiro Suzuki

"I love women. I've always cared about making movies about women my entire career." - Amy Pascal

"Cuz I was never pretty anyway and never cared anything about that." - Waylon Jennings

"When I published my first work, I thought I would never be able to go back to Lebanon. I thought they'd arrest me at the airport. I thought I would change literature as we know it. I thought I'd have men lining up at my door wanting to be my boyfriend. But later I discovered that no one read the book. Or no one cared. Right now, I have only one book translated into Arabic. Someday, maybe if the Syrian regime falls, there will be others, but probably another regime will come into power and it will employ just as much censorship." - Rabih Alameddine

"You're everything I thought you never were and nothing like I thought you could've been." - Beyonce Knowles

"Nobody cared about the riot until they thought it might spill into their nice neighborhoods. Then they got scared and called the National Guard." - Snoop Dogg

"When I heard the ghouls coming for you, all I cared about was reaching you in time. How often must I tell you that you mean more to me than vengeance? I can live without defeating my enemies, but I cannot live without you." - Jeaniene Frost

"I don't mind being pale. In high school, it seemed like everybody cared about being tan all year round, but I haven't really thought about it since then. I don't go to a tanning bed, and I get bored when I lay out. I put sunscreen on when I'm in the sun, and sometimes I get tan, but I don't really think about it very much." - Taylor Swift

"Encouraging a child means that one or more of the following critical life messages are coming through, either by word or by action: I believe in you, I trust you, I know you can handle this, You are listened to, You are cared for, You are very important to me" - Barbara Coloroso

"It's much easier to get over someone if you can delude yourself into thinking you never really cared that much." - Nora Ephron

"He loved them and cared for them, and you don't kill kids that you love and care for." - Thomas Griffith

"I scored a 910 on my SAT. I didn't care about education. I don't know what I cared about." - Skeet Ulrich

"Writers have always liked my stuff, pretty much. That's what I wanted - I think my goal wasn't to get rich and famous, necessarily, though I cared about that. I always thought, "Oh, this could be a hit," or "that will sell records." But the first thing I wanted was that people who knew a lot about music, or had taste-making qualities, they would like my stuff. Writers, people like that." - Randy Newman

"A lot of people felt that I was just tying that into the "I Want Your Sex" theme because of the AIDS thing and the prospect of the song's being banned. I thought it was a relevant point to make because of the AIDS thing. I wanted to write a song which sounded dirty but which was applicable to someone that I really cared about. That was my point." - George Michael

"I had to fight hard against loneliness, abuse, and the knowledge that any mistakes I made would be magnified because I was the only black man out there... I never cared about acceptance as much as I cared about respect." - Jackie Robinson

"At one point that's all I cared about, being a pro athlete. But I realized I wasn't athletic enough." - Josh Duhamel

"I never cared about money or fame, and I don't care now. I follow the groove, and money always follows." - Quincy Jones

"I thought you were dead," she went on. "I saw you fall down, and-I thought you were dead." - Cassandra Clare

"I thought you were dead," she went on. "I saw you fall down, and-I thought you were dead." - Cassandra Clare

"Men broke into their homes, killed their families, threatened you-and you won't let them do anything for fear you'll be hurt. That's selfish. How would you like it if I took your bow and said I cared too much about you to let you fight?" - Tamora Pierce

"I remember the first year at the Game Developers Conference I wore these big red giant knee-high boots. Nobody cared. You can wear anything you love, because that's what you do in games. You make yourself who you want to be." - Jane Mcgonigal

"You Too? I thought I was the only one." - C S Lewis

"I thought I told you to wait in the car." - Tallulah Bankhead

"If I gave you any thought I probably would." - Peter Lorre

"You thought I loved Rebecca?... I hated her." - Daphne Du Maurier

"I was in such a state of mental shock and quickly spiraled into a depression at the multitude of loss. My husband, I thought, was going to leave me. I was cut off from this mentor and someone I cared for very much, David Petraeus, who also did nothing to stand up for me and in fact, empowered his surrogates to throw me under the bus, and that was devastating." - Paula Broadwell

"You never cared that I was your sister before." "Didn't I?" His black eyes flicked up and down her. "Our father's dead," he said. "There are no other relatives. You and I, we are the last. The last of the Morgensterns. You are the only one left whose blood runs in my veins, too. You are my last chance." - Cassandra Clare

"You never cared that I was your sister before." "Did' I?" His black eyes flicked up and down her. "Our father's dead," he said. "There are no other relatives. You and I, we are the last. The last of the Morgensterns. You are the only one left whose blood runs in my veins, too. You are my last chance." - Cassandra Clare

"Seve wore his emotions on his sleeve. You could see how much the guy cared about winning." - Johnny Miller

"Live long enough and you'll come into pensions, a lovely thing. Presents every month from people you didn't know cared." - Ruth Gordon

"Like the fact that the person Sirius cared for the most about in the world was you," said Dumbledore quietly." - J K Rowling

"We've always cared more about property rights than human rights in this country. You should know that." - John Brunner

"You may see me, fat and shining, with well-cared-for hide,... a hog from Epicurus's herd." - Horace

"Wouldn't you be mad if I told you to give up on someone you cared about? Just... hand her over to someone who doesn't even deserve her?" Tod gave me a strange, sad look I couldn't interpret, and the blues in his irises shifted subtly for a moment before he got control of them. "Yeah. I guess I would." - Rachel Vincent

"Lots of leaders want to be popular. I never cared about that. I want to be respected." - Don Shula

"If all I cared about was me, I could make a million. And that's what they will never understand." - Edie Sedgwick

"I cared about us. But the cold hard truth was, nothing I said or did could realign the stars." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"I have never cared too much what people way. What I am interested in is what they do." - Shirley Chisholm

"I wondered if it was really because he cared about me, or if now I was just another challenge." - Sarah Dessen

"I forgot my pills, I couldn't have cared less about condoms, all for feverishly wanting to get some!" - Gloria Trevi

"Rowing provided a place to go, a community where people cared about what I did and what I achieved." - Nancy Greene

"I felt like they only cared about what I could do for them, not what they could do for me." - Norma Mccorvey

"The first time I had disposable income, the two things I cared most about were a television and a couch." - Seth Meyers

"After 'Secretary,' I was wanting very badly to find something to make that I really cared about." - Steven Shainberg

"I never cared for fashion much, amusing little seams and witty little pleats: it was the girls I liked." - David Bailey

"I haven't always been fashionable, but I've always not really cared so much about how I dress." - Ashton Moio

"You do care a little for me, I know... but nothing to speak of, and you don't love me. I was yours once till death if you'd cared to keep me, but I'm someone else's now... and he's mine in a way that shocks you, but why don't you stop being shocked, and attend to your own happiness." - E M Forster

"It crossed our minds early on that the more an audience cared - we were working before, on average, 240, live people. If you could get them caring - the more they cared, the harder they laughed." - Norman Lear

"I've been in politics all my life. In 1945, I committed my first act of civil disobedience during the election campaign for the first post-World War II general election, when the Labour Party, to everyone's amazement, ousted the Conservatives. I refused to obey the instructions of a policeman, and as a result, almost got a belt around the ear, because those were the days when policemen could hit children and nobody cared, they thought it was probably good for them." - Patrick Stewart

"I lived by a bay for a while, and I shucked oysters. Some packing things. You know, just whatever odd job you can find whenever you're moving around. I never really cared much for the franchise kind of work, so I'd try to find things that I considered to be a little more honorable." - Frank Fairfield

"Had I known that the heart breaks slowly, dismantling itself into unrecognizable plots of misery... had I known yet I would have loved you, your brash and insolent beauty, your heavy comedic face and knowledge of sweet delights, but from a distance I would have left you whole and wholly for the delectation of those who wanted more and cared less." - Maya Angelou

"Life was going on, and no one but a handful of people cared if I lived or died." - Kim Harrison

"I have never cared much for people. Most of them are cowards, conformists, muddleheads, moneygrubbers, and they infect each other." - Cees Nooteboom

"They say I'm difficult, so to put it simply....tell the world I never cared it was against me" - Joe Budden

"I won't claim the workhouses didn't have their problems, but they were set up by people who cared." - Edwina Currie

"Back then all I cared about was rhyming and making beats. That was my trade, my hobby." - Rakim

"I have never cared much for fish - it floats in the belly as much as in the pond." - Erica Eisdorfer



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